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Canyon Creek Food Company Ltd. - News Release

Tuesday, December 13, 2011

Canyon Creek Food Company Ltd. - News Release16:04 EST Tuesday, December 13, 2011TSXV Symbol: CYFEDMONTON, Dec. 13, 2011 /CNW/ - Canyon Creek Food Company Ltd., ("Canyon Creek") listed on the TSX Venture Exchange Inc. under the trading symbol "CYF" is pleased to announce that it has entered into supply agreement with Equilibrium Foods in the Ontario market.  In Canada, Equilibrium Foods markets its food products under the "Janet & Greta" brand. Janet & Greta Podleski are the authors of several best-selling cookbooks and are the hosts of the Eat, Shrink & Be Merry television series, seen across the country on The Food Network Canada.Canyon Creek will supply fresh refrigerated soup to Equilibrium Foods which will in turn distribute the soup across Canada through various retail outlets. Terry Alty, the President and CEO of Canyon Creek notes that: "the initiation of this relationship is a unique milestone for our Company. It allows us to benefit from the brand celebrity status of Janet & Greta and has also provided us with a new major retail sales outlet for our products."Fresh refrigerated soup produced by Canyon Creek under the Janet & Greta label for Equilibrium Foods is now available at all Ontario outlets of Costco Canada.ABOUT CANYON CREEKCanyon Creek is a food processing company based in Edmonton, Alberta, providing fresh soups and other prepared food products for today's health conscious consumer.  The Company provides its fresh food product line to both grocery retailers and a broad range of food service establishments such as restaurants and institutions throughout Canada.ABOUT EQUILIBRIUM FOODSEquilibrium Foods is an Ontario based Food Company.  Its strength and core competency is the ability to create foods with strong nutrition profiles that consumers will enjoy eating. Through their network of manufacturing facilities across North America, they are able to offer today's health conscious consumers great tasting, healthy products at very competitive prices.This news release contains forward-looking statements which involve known and unknown risks, delays, and uncertainties not under the Company's control which may cause actual results, performance or achievements of the Company to be materially different from the results, performance or expectations implied by these forward-looking statements.The TSX Venture Exchange has neither approved nor disapproved of the contents of this press release.For further information: Mr. Terry Alty, President and Director Telephone: 1-888-217-1246. Ext. 226